Green River Preserve Camp Programs Director is responsible for ensuring the entire scope of programs on-site at Green River Preserve, including management of GRP’s summer and seasonal staff, direction of on-site programs, and coordination through GRPs leadership team.

As the Camp Programs Director at Green River Preserve, you hold a position of great importance and great responsibility, reporting to the Executive Director as a part of Green River Preserve’s Leadership Team. Your professionalism, strong work ethic, organizational skills, and demonstrated collaboration and leadership skills are essential to the achievement of this role. Your warmth, enthusiasm, willingness to share knowledge, and sensitivity to the needs of each camper and staff contribute profoundly to the success of our program.

Tagged as: Administrative Staff


Successful completion of a comprehensive background check.
Ability to meet and adhere to driving requirements as necessary for the role
Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in youth programs
Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification
Required to reside full-time on camp premises during programming
Come to camp once a week during the off-season
Capability to be on call for 24 hour+ periods

Required Skills:

(Current or willing to obtain)
CDL certification
CPR and AED Certification; Red Cross Trainer preferred
Lifeguard Certification; Lifeguard Instructor preferred
Wilderness First Aid; Wilderness First Responder preferred
Other certifications benefitting operation and training at GRP
Proficient in computer technologies, including Google Workspace and CampMinder

Preferred Skills:

For full job description and essential functions, please visit https://greenriverpreserve.org/work/year-round-positions and click on "Camp Programs Director."

About Green River Preserve

A non-profit summer camp and expedition program based in western North Carolina. Our mission is to "inspire environmental stewards through a joyful connection to nature.

Application Instructions

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to [email protected] AND complete an application at https://greenriver.campintouch.com/ui/forms/application/staff/App/